World Digestive Health Day

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World Digestive Health Day around the world in 2021
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Dates of World Digestive Health Day
2022 InternationalMay 29
International Sun, May 29Observances Holiday
2021 InternationalMay 29
International Sat, May 29Observances Holiday
2020 InternationalMay 29
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2019 InternationalMay 29
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Summary
Each year focuses upon a particular digestive disease and/or disorder in order to increase general public awareness of prevention, prevalence, diagnosis, management and treatment of the disease and/or disorder.

Every 29th May, the World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO), in collaboration with the WGO Foundation (WGOF), celebrates World Digestive Health Day (WDHD) and initiates a yearlong, worldwide, public health campaign through more than 110 WGO Member Societies which reach over 50,000 individuals worldwide, WGO Training Centers, Regional Affiliate Associations and other WGO global partners.

World Digestive Health Day commemorates the Anniversary of the creation of the World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) on May 29th, 1958. From now on, the date of May 29th will be known as the "World Digestive Health Day."

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